Varun Dhall

enthusiast

developer, engineer and geek.

Hello, I am Varun

I am currently pursuing Engineering, where I spend most of my time learning and exploring new stuff and doing awesome projects.

As a person I am Flexible, Dedicated and Reliable. I always look forward for new ventures and experiences.
I like to read, explore new technologies and challenges and find it interesting to have knowledge in various fields.
I live in present and think about future. A lot of dreams are there, to make them true ;-)

Contact Details

  • Varun Dhall
  • Dehradun, India
  • me @ varundhall.com
  • www.varundhall.com

What I have Done so far

All things are difficult before they are easy.

Google Summer of Code 2015

Spent the summer of 2015 hacking LibreOffice. Worked as a student developer, developing open source software with the sponsorship of Google Inc. It was a great experience to dive deep into the open source world. More Details are available on Google Melange

Hindi Sahayak

WinForm App to provide a virtual solution that can help the primary level students to gain a command of Hindi language by the usage of technology in an interactive way. Features of the application include an on-screen Hindi keyboard, voice recording and playback and multiple language keyboards. Click to download

Speak Out

Speak Out provides you a virtual platform for nourishing your speaking skills. This application allows the user to monitor his performance by recording Video sessions of their speaking and sharing it with their mentors. This app is available on Windows Store for Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 devices.

My Strengths

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

85%
Software Development
70%
Cloud
75%
Software Testing
70%
Sport Programming
85%
Windows APP Dev

My Resume

Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time.

Work Experience

2016

Software Developer Intern - PaperToStone - Bengaluru INDIA

Intelligent Bots to Manage Google AdWords Accounts (8 Weeks)

    The project involved creation of intelligent bots which increase day-on-day conversions while optimizing CPL & CTR for Google AdWords campaigns by adjusting their CPC bids on the basis of performance scores obtained from scoring algorithms and regression analysis.

    Skills/Technologies used: Python, Google AdWords / Analytics / Sheets API, AWS EC2 / SES / RDS and Machine Learning

2015

Developer - Google Summer of Code - LibreOffice

More and Better Tests (12 Weeks)

    The project involved writing more and better unit tests in C++ to help the developers produce more productive code by allowing them to find regressions as early as possible.
  • Added new C++ unit tests for Writer and Impress and automated test coverage for existing UNO core files.
  • Wrote scripts to optimize space usage of test documents.
  • Re-factored tests that do remote control of an existing instance to make debugging easier.
  • Ported old Java unit tests to C++ so that they can execute much more rapidly.

  • More details can be found on Google Melange

2014 - Now

Microsoft Student Partner

Microsoft Student Partners (MSPs) are social and friendly students who represent Microsoft at their home campus, organize various events on campus. Join exclusive Microsoft training events to learn the latest technologies. Spread awareness about various latest applications and technologies. Get access to latest Microsoft technologies including MSDN Enterprise.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead Microsoft Student Community at the home campus.
  • Host tech events and give demos of latest Microsoft technologies on campus.
  • Work alongside Microsoft professionals, assisting them during hackathons and events.
  • Lead various application development projects involving Microsoft technologies and platforms including Visual Studio, Azure, Xamarin, .NET and SharePoint.

My Education

2013 - Now

Bachelors of Technology, DITU, India

Pursuing Bachelors of Technology with my major in Computer Science and Engineering



Skills & Expertise

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.

80%

C

90%

C++

85%

JAVA

80%

Python

75%

HTML

75%

CSS

75%

JavaScript

80%

Relational Database

85%

Linux & Bash

85%

GIT

75%

AWS

80%

Microsoft Azure




Knowledge

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.

ALGORITHMS

80%

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

85%

SOFTWARE TESTING

80%

DATA STRUCTURES

85%

WEB DEVELOPMENT

75%

AUTOMATION

80%

Contact Me

Varun Dhall

me @ varundhall.com